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Arabica Arashiyama

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3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-748-0057
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early morning start to the Bamboo pathway so a much needed coffee. True kiwi or aussie espresso, macchiato or flat white. Yes it is small but a lovely site by the river. Great English.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Connector525520
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We waited in line for ~30 minutes and watched people take pictures with their coffees for most of it. The shop is really small which is fine you're just in and out to get your coffee, but when you read online that it offers a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KS2964
Reviewed 26 September 2018

located just next to arashiyama river, perfectly craft coffee for your perfect start of the day. Don't miss out this beautiful coffee shop.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KeaneLai
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This is the place for a good coffee Very Spartan but the coffee is good Arabica and not those strange Ethiopian coffees

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 652danyy
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

It has changed so much. Coffee houses everywhere, vending. This place roasts there own beans from Guatemala, Kona, Ethiopia. It Starbucks on the scale of 1. They way it should have been all along.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank truffles444
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Wow this place is a serious coffee lovers cafe. Great kit being used properly to ensure, and most importantly a great tasting coffee. The option to have a blend or a single origin poor and impressively through a blind portafilter. Coffee was good, however an...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jezblanc
Reviewed 22 May 2018

If you're a coffee lovers, you should try this. great Arabica coffee with nice coffee shop interior and a great view. Be patient with the long queue. They have a private sitting it there's an hourly charge for it. Otherwise, you can still sit on...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Andesita O
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We went to % Arabica when there were only 2 branches of it, the main shop at Higashiyama & Arashiyama, now % Arabica has expanded its business to Middle East, China & even Southeast Asia! This coffee shop embodies the impeccable harmony & aesthetic Japanese...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Liandy_Vu
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Legit a must visit. I’ve went several times in my short time in Kyoto. Place is aesthetic and great for photography. Coffees and Lattes are to die for. Rich, aromatic and a perfect blend, %Arabica coffee is worth a visit for any coffee lover.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LewisLeeTravels
Reviewed 26 January 2018

After reading the great reviews & desperate for a good coffee, we queued for 40 minutes. I’m not sure what happened to my coffee however it was very weak & tasted like warmed flavoured milk. Other people enjoyed it so I am happy for them....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank timbertoby
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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  • Address: 3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Western Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Western Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-748-0057
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